Whether you’re a time-tested watch lover or only starting your obsession with quality timepieces, these 10 watch blogs are a great source of inspiration, news and product reviews.
With educational videos, in-depth product reviews, insightful podcasts and thought leadership pieces from some of the greatest names in the industry, Hodinkee is a watch connoisseur’s candy store.
Hodinkee (inspired by the Czech word ‘hodinky’ meaning ‘little watch’) was started in 2008 with the mission to discuss watches in a casual way that was accessible to all. Since then, the site has grown to become a content juggernaut, launched an e-commerce site and embarked on collaborations with some enviable names in fashion.
Monochrome are experts in making the complex simple; explaining technical features, histories and innovation in a delightfully user-friendly way.
Their in-depth videos are highly entertaining and educational, like this profile of the iconic Omega Seamaster.
Govberg Jewellers have a rich heritage in the industry; selling fine watches and jewellery from their Philadelphia store since 1922. So it’s no surprise that their blog is a sure source of authoritative insights into new and classic designs.
4. Fratello Watches
One of the original players in the now-flourishing watch publication genre, Fratello Watches has been sharing their knowledge since 2004.
Their ‘Hands On With…’ reviews and in-depth product reviews are a great source of inspiration for your next luxury watch purchase.
5. Crown and Caliber
Crown and Caliber are expert dealers in pre-owned luxury watches. As such, their ‘Unwound’ blog is a great source of information on some of the most iconic timepieces in history.
However, if you’re just starting to dip your toes in the world of designer timepieces, their ‘Watch 101’ resource to learn the brands, histories and how-tos that every watch enthusiast should know.
6. A Blog to Watch
A Blog to Watch is as entertaining for its well-researched editorial as its lively comments section. If you’re after new releases, buying guides, seasonal trends and industry news, A Blog to Watch is… a blog to watch!
7. Bob’s Watches Rolex Blog
This one’s for the Rolex lovers - Bob’s Watches Rolex Blog is a staple for lovers of Cokes, Pepsis, Hulks and Batmans.
Bob’s Watches features some stunning histories of iconic Rolex designs, and up-to-date auction information to set your watch to.
8. The Time Bum
If the vintage Rolex is a little beyond your budget at this stage, The Time Bum won’t break the bank. Specialising in reviews of less expensive timepieces, The Time Bum is a great source of inspiration for entry-level products with sophisticated charm.
WatchTime magazine has been a staple diet for timepiece enthusiasts for years. If you’re craving some content in between issues, their online blog won’t disappoint. With new release sneak peeks and intriguing histories, you can expect to spend a lot of time enjoying WatchTime.
10. Worn and Wound
If you’re one for pretty pictures, Worn and Wound is the place for you. Their impeccable high definition photography makes each and every timepiece a tantalising temptation, even to the casual observer.
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